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Jul 12, 2016, 09:41 ET America, Let's Do Lunch™

 More than 10 million (1 in 6) seniors in the U.S. face the threat of hunger and more than 15 million (1 in 4) are living in isolation. ...


Jul 05, 2016, 12:22 ET Love Has No Labels Launches "We Are America" on Independence Day Sharing that to Love America is to Love All Americans

 To coincide with Independence Day, the Ad Council, R/GA and an unprecedented group of brands launched "We Are America," an extension of the...


Jun 20, 2016, 09:00 ET National Campaign Encourages Acceptance and Support for Refugees in the U.S.

 The Ad Council today launched a groundbreaking public service campaign designed to encourage audiences to welcome and support refugees who...


Jun 08, 2016, 13:37 ET El Departamento de Transporte de los EE.UU., Ad Council y Project Yellow Light anuncian los nombres de los ganadores de la 5ª edición anual del Concurso de Becas Estudiantiles para Difundir los Riesgos de Manejar Distraidos

 El día de hoy la Administración Nacional de Seguridad del Tráfico en Carreteras (NHTSA) del Departamento de Transporte de los...


Jun 08, 2016, 13:12 ET U.S. Department of Transportation, Ad Council and Project Yellow Light Announce Winners of the 5th Annual Student Scholarship Contest to Promote the Dangers of Distracted Driving

 Today the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Ad Council and Project Yellow Light...


Mar 24, 2016, 09:00 ET Saving is a Top Priority for Millennials, but Two-Thirds Say Impulse Spending is a Major Barrier

 According to a new survey from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Ad Council, one in three millennials (34...


Mar 09, 2016, 09:00 ET 59 Percent of Car Seats Are Misused and One-Third of Children Killed in Car Crashes Were Completely Unrestrained at the Time of the Crash

 Every 33 seconds a child under 13 is involved in a car crash in the United States, according to 2014 data from the U.S. Department of...


Mar 09, 2016, 09:00 ET 59% de los asientos de seguridad para autos no se usan correctamente y la tercera parte de los niños que murieron en accidentes de auto iban sin ningún tipo de sujeción en el momento del choque

WASHINGTON, 9 de marzo de 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Cada 33 segundos un menor de 13 años está implicado en un choque...


Jan 21, 2016, 11:45 ET Novedosa campaña de anuncios de servicio público está dirigida a los 86 millones de adultos estadounidenses con prediabetes

 Bajar de peso y estar más saludable ocupan los primeros lugares en la lista de resoluciones de Año Nuevo de todas las personas....


Jan 21, 2016, 10:41 ET First-of-its-Kind PSA Campaign Targets the 86 Million American Adults with Prediabetes

 Losing weight and being healthier are at the top of everyone's New Year's resolutions. But, despite the best intentions, work, kids, and...


Dec 23, 2015, 14:41 ET El Departamento de Transporte de los Estados Unidos, el Ad Council y el Television Bureau of Advertising se asocian para evitar las muertes causadas por conductores ebrios durante las fiestas de fin de año

NUEVA YORK, 23 de diciembre de 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — El período entre las Navidades y el Año Nuevo suele...


Dec 23, 2015, 14:41 ET El Departamento de Transporte de los Estados Unidos, el Ad Council y el Television Bureau of Advertising se asocian para evitar las muertes causadas por conductores ebrios durante las fiestas de fin de año

NUEVA YORK, 23 de diciembre de 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — El período entre las Navidades y el Año Nuevo suele...


Dec 22, 2015, 10:05 ET AARP Awards Prizes for Documentary Filmmakers' Compelling Family Caregiving Stories

 AARP is announcing the winners of a unique contest that encourages filmmakers to tell the story of family caregiving through short films. The...


Dec 22, 2015, 10:05 ET AARP Awards Prizes for Documentary Filmmakers' Compelling Family Caregiving Stories

 AARP is announcing the winners of a unique contest that encourages filmmakers to tell the story of family caregiving through short films. The...


Dec 18, 2015, 14:58 ET Personajes de Kung Fu Panda 3 tienen participación estelar en nuevos anuncios de servicio público para promover el involucramiento paterno

 En una iniciativa que se propone inspirar a los hombres y apoyarlos en el compromiso con la paternidad responsable, el Centro Nacional de...


Dec 18, 2015, 14:58 ET Personajes de Kung Fu Panda 3 tienen participación estelar en nuevos anuncios de servicio público para promover el involucramiento paterno

 En una iniciativa que se propone inspirar a los hombres y apoyarlos en el compromiso con la paternidad responsable, el Centro Nacional de...


Dec 17, 2015, 15:59 ET Kung Fu Panda 3 Characters Star in New PSAs To Promote Father Involvement

 In an effort to inspire and support men in their commitment to responsible fatherhood, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services'...


Dec 17, 2015, 15:59 ET Kung Fu Panda 3 Characters Star in New PSAs To Promote Father Involvement

 In an effort to inspire and support men in their commitment to responsible fatherhood, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services'...


Dec 17, 2015, 10:13 ET Jennie Garth Helps Raise Awareness of Childhood Hunger

Today, Feeding America launched new public service advertisements (PSAs) starring celebrity actress Jennie Garth to bring attention to childhood...


Dec 17, 2015, 10:13 ET Jennie Garth Helps Raise Awareness of Childhood Hunger

Today, Feeding America launched new public service advertisements (PSAs) starring celebrity actress Jennie Garth to bring attention to childhood...


Dec 08, 2015, 15:03 ET U.S. Department of Transportation, Ad Council and Television Bureau of Advertising Partner to Prevent Drunk Driving Fatalities During the Holidays

The period between Christmas and New Year's typically has one of the highest rates of impaired driving fatalities, according to the U.S. Department...


Dec 08, 2015, 15:03 ET U.S. Department of Transportation, Ad Council and Television Bureau of Advertising Partner to Prevent Drunk Driving Fatalities During the Holidays

The period between Christmas and New Year's typically has one of the highest rates of impaired driving fatalities, according to the U.S. Department...


Sep 15, 2015, 17:53 ET El Departamento de Transporte de EE.UU. y el Ad Council dan el banderazo a la Semana de Seguridad de los Niños Pasajeros con el lanzamiento de una nueva campaña de anuncios PSA

Los car seats, usados correctamente, pueden reducir drásticamente el riesgo de lesión o muerte en niños que van a bordo de autos que...


Sep 15, 2015, 10:00 ET U.S. Department of Transportation and the Ad Council Kick Off Child Passenger Safety Week With Launch of New PSA Campaign

 Safety seats, if used correctly, can dramatically reduce the risk of fatality or injury to children involved in car crashes. Therefore, even...


Sep 03, 2015, 14:40 ET El Mes Nacional de Preparación comienza el 1 de septiembre

Los desastres naturales como las inundaciones, los huracanes, los incendios forestales, los tornados y los terremotos son una dura y frecuente...